Message Center - paint the back of a piece of glass to make a colorful dry-erase board. This is exactly what I wanted to do with my window frame! But it's just a frame, there's no glass :( Not sure where to find glass or plexiglass to fill it with
How to make it: For a table, use bookcases and a countertop. The countertop should be the same width as the bookcase. Long countertops will need a center support. Attach the counter to the bookcases using L brackets.